Thursday December 22, 2011

Bombeck Writing Competition

Enter Jan. 3 through Feb. 14 to win $500 and registration for the Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop.

The University of Dayton and Washington-Centerville Public Library will hold the biennial Erma Bombeck Writing Competition in conjunction with the Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop.

Entries in the humor and human interest categories will be accepted Jan. 3 until 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14. The entry fee is $15. Four winners will receive $500 and complimentary registration to the Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop April 19-21.

Winners will be announced in March.

For entry submissions, registration and complete contest rules and details, visit the related link. Entries should be limited to 450 words and cannot have been published more than once in 2011. Blog posts are allowed.

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